Our campus and our programs provide reasonable accommodations for individuals who have a history of and/or documented disabilities. Accommodations must be secured and approved in advance through Student Accommodations and Support Services, formerly the Office of Disability Services. The mission of Student Accommodations and Support Services is to foster academic success, personal responsibility, self advocacy, and leadership while addressing the unique needs and interests of individuals who have registered with the office.
The Director of Student Accommodations and Support Services, Tynisha Henderson, M.A.Ed. Psy., is the official contact for faculty and students at Elms College. Services provided by the office include, but are not limited to:
The Elms College Office of Student Accommodations and Support Services works to ensure that Elms College operates in accordance with federal regulations as outlined in the Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 504, and other pertinent regulations.
For event-related accommodations, please call or e-mail at least two weeks in advance.
You can also download our student exam accommodation form.
We are a private Catholic coeducational liberal arts college founded in 1928 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, Massachusetts. Elms College is located in Chicopee, Massachusetts, and grants associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.